Raised:
$1,190
0%Goal:
$200,000

Comox Valley

Hosted by Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn

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The Coldest Night of the Year is a winterrific family-friendly walk to raise money for local charities serving people experiencing hurt, hunger, and homelessness. Join us on February 25, 2023 - team up, fundraise, walk, and gather for good... because it’s cold out there.

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Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Strathcona-Sunrise

Richard Clarke

2

500.00

2

Team CVRC

Alex Bissinger

1

500.00

3

Comox Valley Unitarian

Steven Faraher-Amidon

1

150.00

4

Heather's Hikers

Heather Ney

1

40.00

5

Inspirational Comox Valley

Kayla McDonald

3

6

"Sole" mates

Carrera Teal

3

7

CVTS/Dawn-to-Dawn

CVTS Dawn-to-Dawn

1

8

TRAINOR SPOONER Advisory Group WE Walk

Tricia K. Spooner

1

9

St George's United Church

Joyce Wilson

3

10

Harmonic Arts

Madeline Christie

1

11

Connect

Tonya Edwards

2

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Richard Clarke

Strathcona-Sunrise

1

500.00

2

Alex Bissinger

Team CVRC

1

500.00

3

Steven Faraher-Amidon

Comox Valley Unitarian

1

150.00

4

Heather Ney

Heather's Hikers

1

40.00

5

Julie Keumbehdjian

"Sole" mates

6

Kayla McDonald

Inspirational Comox Valley

7

Bob Wells

Inspirational Comox Valley

8

Dylan Hebbard

Inspirational Comox Valley

9

Tonya Edwards

Connect

10

Dianne Hawkins

"Sole" mates

11

Carrera Teal

"Sole" mates

12

William Wright

Strathcona-Sunrise

13

Louise Smiley

St George's United Church

14

Cathy Kilner

St George's United Church

15

CVTS Dawn-to-Dawn

CVTS/Dawn-to-Dawn

16

Tricia K. Spooner

TRAINOR SPOONER Advisory Group WE Walk

17

Joyce Wilson

St George's United Church

18

Madeline Christie

Harmonic Arts

19

Sonny Howell

Connect

About Comox Valley Transition Society

The Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn are getting ready to host their 8th annual Coldest Night of the Year!


CVTS offers outreach and support to individuals and families who are presently or are at risk of becoming homeless; we operate 23 units of provincially subsidized housing and administer rental supplements to make housing more affordable for women, children and families who are tenants of those units; and, we operate the Connect Warming Centre, a safe, welcoming place for vulnerable individuals who are experiencing or at risk of becoming homeless.


Please join us in 2023 as we strive to raise $200,000 to help families and individuals who are experiencing or facing homelessness in the Comox Valley.


About Dawn to Dawn

The Comox Valley Transition Society and Dawn to Dawn are teaming up for our 7th annual Coldest Night of the Year Walk to end homelessness.


Dawn to Dawn utilizes a scattered housing - Housing First Model to house folks who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.


Please join us this year as we aim to raise $150,000 to help families and individuals in the Comox Valley facing homelessness.


We need your help more than ever!

Event Day Details

Save the date - CNOY Day is February 25, 2023!

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Native Sons Hall, 360 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, BC V9N 2H9

Schedule

  • 4:00 pm: Meet Check-in opens
  • 5:00 pm: Move Opening remarks + send-off
  • 6:00 pm: Munch Light meal served
  • 7:00 pm: Mosey Goodbye + Go Home

Not able join us in person on CNOY Day? We hope you'll register to fundraise and walk offsite with friends and family.

Route Details

  • Route Distances: Check out the maps below to see where we will be walking.
  • Rest stop: Keep an eye out for opportunities to rest and refresh with yummy snacks along the route.
  • Signage: All routes will be well-signed with our bold blue CNOY signs.
  • Route Support: Route marshals, rest stop hosts, and support vehicle drivers provide support along the route.
  • 12 and under walkers must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

Check-In

  • All walkers must check-in personally to participate in the in-person event on Saturday, February 25, 2023.
  • Toques! Fundraising walkers who raise $150+ (or $75+ for those under 18) will receive a CNOY toque as a thank you on event day, while supplies last.

Have questions? Visit the FAQ section!

Handling Money

  • Credit Card: The Best Option! Simple, secure, automatically tax receipted for gifts of $20+. Visit the Donate page, share your personal page link, or have your donor call CNOY Head Office.
  • Cheques: The Old Faithful - made out to Coldest Night of the Year with your name on the Memo line. Mail them to CNOY Head Office along with your completed pledge sheet.
  • Cash: You have 2 options:
  • 1. Login to FundHub, click “Enter $$ and Cheques,” create pledges for your cash donations, pay them off with your personal credit card, and keep the cash. OR...
  • 2. Write a cheque (made out to “Coldest Night of the Year”) for the total amount of cash you’ve collected. Mail it to the CNOY Head Office with your completed pledge sheet.

Waivers

All participants must register online and accept the electronic waiver.

  • Adults: When you register online, you automatically accept an electronic waiver, which is all that is needed for adults.
  • Youth/Children: If you have youth or children on your team, they will need to have their parent or guardian sign a printed paper waiver.
  • Someone on your team (like you!) must take a photo of all child/youth waivers and send them to waivers@cnoy.org.
  • Waivers will be available at check-in on Event Day.

What to Bring

A few common sense suggestions:

  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Good waterproof shoes/boots for walking
  • Warm coat and mitts/gloves
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for!

Comox Valley Maps

Check out this year's CNOY route maps below:

5kmView + print!

Beginning and ending at Native Sons Hall the walk will take you on a loop through Courtenay.

Contact Us


CNOY Comox Valley 2023

The CNOY Team Participant & Donor Services
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email comoxvalley@cnoy.org

Got questions about the Coldest Night of the Year?
info@cnoy.org | 1.877.743.3413